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by Stevenloan
Wed Oct 16, 2019 4:10 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Hell-bent
Replies: 1
Views: 39

Hell-bent

" Raising the young girl and seeing her grow into a young lady that will soon be off to college. Rambo is very proud of her, and protecting, but she has a demon in her past too, and it's her father that has left her and moved back to Mexico. As with most children that have been abandoned by their p...
by Stevenloan
Mon Oct 14, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Like weeds
Replies: 1
Views: 78

Like weeds

Granddaughter: Hi Gran, I haven't seen you in ages. How have you been? Grandmother: Oh! Look at you. You've grown like weeds. - Hi guys! According to an online dictionary, " grow like a weed " means " grow very quickly " chiefly US , informal. What version is chiefly UK and chiefly Canada ? Thanks ...
by Stevenloan
Mon Oct 14, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Crescent seating
Replies: 4
Views: 149

Re: Crescent seating

Erik, gdwdwrkr and trolley : Thank you all so much for your help. I really appreciate it.

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by Stevenloan
Sun Oct 13, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Crescent seating
Replies: 4
Views: 149

Crescent seating

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by Stevenloan
Sun Oct 13, 2019 3:26 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: A rural area
Replies: 8
Views: 745

Re: A rural area

Erik : Thanks a lot for your answer.

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by Stevenloan
Sat Oct 12, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: A rural area
Replies: 8
Views: 745

Re: A rural area

Hi guys! Is "Bogan" also as offensive as "Hick, bumpkin, hillbilly, redneck, yokel, hayseed, sod-buster"?

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

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by Stevenloan
Fri Oct 11, 2019 4:34 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Battery depletes so quickly
Replies: 6
Views: 171

Re: Battery depletes so quickly

Erik : Thank you so much for your help. Your version is really useful and fantastic.

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by Stevenloan
Thu Oct 10, 2019 5:34 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Battery depletes so quickly
Replies: 6
Views: 171

Battery depletes so quickly

Hi everybody! When my smart phone loses battery really quickly after it has been charged fully, is it correct to say like below?

1. My smart phone's battery drains so fast.
2. My smart phone's battery depletes so quickly.

Thanks so much!

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by Stevenloan
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: To be criminalized
Replies: 2
Views: 252

Re: To be criminalized

Erik : Thanks so much for your very detailed answer and the Wiki link. It is really helpful.

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by Stevenloan
Mon Oct 07, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: To be criminalized
Replies: 2
Views: 252

To be criminalized

A: Just discovered Mexican Coke at a SAM's Club in Tennessee, and this stuff is amazing. American Coke tastes so... bitter in comparison. I'm hooked on the stuff and won't be able to sleep tonight . Anyone who has drank Mexican Coke: What's your take on it? B: I think colas and sodas are a lot swee...
by Stevenloan
Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Street vendor's thing
Replies: 2
Views: 251

Re: Street vendor's thing

trolley : Thanks a lot for your help. I really appreciate it.

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by Stevenloan
Sat Oct 05, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Street vendor's thing
Replies: 2
Views: 251

Street vendor's thing

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Hi everyone! This is a picture of a street vendor. What do you call the whole thing he's carrying?

Thanks a lot!

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by Stevenloan
Fri Oct 04, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: A rural area
Replies: 8
Views: 745

Re: A rural area

trolley and Erik : Thank you both so much for the terms. They are extremely helpful.

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by Stevenloan
Thu Oct 03, 2019 6:48 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: A rural area
Replies: 8
Views: 745

A rural area

Hi everybody! What do you call a woman or a man who behaves, talks and is dressed like a person who lives in a rural area?

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

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by Stevenloan
Wed Oct 02, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Get together
Replies: 2
Views: 555

Re: Get together

Erik : Now I understand. Thank you so much.

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